Academic Resources

Academics

Academic Resources

ACADEMIC CALENDAR
2015-2016

AUGUST
22 Residence Halls open for fall semester at 10 am
22-23 Freshman Orientation
24 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
24 First Semester Classes Begin
SEPTEMBER
1 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
4 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
4 Last day to file a drop to remove course from student's record
5 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of "W" on academic record (through 11/30)
7 LABOR DAY (Student and Staff Holiday - NCTA Offices Closed)
11 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
18 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund
October
1 December Degree Applications Due
2 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
16 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
16 First 8-Week Session Ends
19-20 FALL BREAK (Student Holiday – Residence Halls Open -  NCTA Offices Open)
21 Second 8-Week Session Begins
November
9 Registration Begins for Spring Semester 2016
25 Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 am
25 STUDENT HOLIDAY (NCTA Offices Open)
26-27 THANKSGIVING VACATION (NCTA Offices Closed)
29 Residence Halls reopen at 10 am
30 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
December
14-17 FIRST SEMESTER FINAL EXAMS
17 End of Fall Semester (STUDENT HOLIDAY BREAK BEGINS)
18 Residence Halls close for winter break at 10 am
12/24 - 1/3 Holiday Closedown (NCTA Offices Closed)
January 2015
4 NCTA Opens from Holiday Closedown
10 Residence Halls reopen for spring semester at 10 am
11 Second Semester Classes Begin
11 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
18 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY (Student and Staff Holiday - NCTA Offices Closed)
19 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
22 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
22 Last day to file a drop to remove a course from student's record
23 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of "W" on academic record (through 4/14)
29 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund.
February
5 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund - no refund after this date
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
15 May Degree Applications Due (also applications for August grads going through May ceremony)
19 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
March
4 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
4 First 8-Week Session Ends
7 Registration Begins for Summer Session 2015
7 Second 8-Week Session Begins
18 Residence Halls close for Spring Break at 5 pm
21-25 SPRING BREAK (STUDENT HOLIDAY – NCTA Offices Open)
27 Residence Halls Reopen at 10 am
April
10 Registration Begins for Fall Semester 2015
15 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
May
2-4 SECOND SEMESTER FINALS
5 End of Spring Semester
5 GRADUATION
6 Residence halls closed for summer at 10 am
30 MEMORIAL DAY (NCTA Offices Closed)
June
13 Summer Session Begins
16 Last day to drop a summer course and receive a 100% refund
17 Last day to drop a summer course and receive a 75% refund
24 Last day to drop a summer course and receive a 50% refund
July
1 August Degree Applications Due
4 INDEPENDENCE DAY (NCTA OFFICES CLOSED)
5 Last day to drop a summer course and receive a 25% refund - no refund after this date
22 Last day to DROP an 8-Week summer session course
August
5 Summer Session Ends
   

 

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